Insights

How common is unconscious bias in the workplace?

11 Aug 2019

Have you ever asked yourself if you have made decisions just because you felt it was the right choice – without checking if the reason is evidence-based or coherent?

Infographic: 10 useful tips for your first 90 days of a new job

19 Jun 2019

The first 90 days on the job are the most important. Check out Progressive Recruitment's infographic for useful tips for your first 90 days of a new job.

Top 10 common mistakes to avoid in your resume

17 Jun 2019

On average, it takes a recruiter close to six seconds to determine whether a candidate will be a good fit for the job. Find out what are the top 10 mistakes to avoid today!

Tags: MENA

How to use your personality to your benefit and get ahead in your career?

13 Jun 2019

Are you just starting out in your career or are you looking for a way to take your career to the next level? A good way to achieve this is to have a better understanding of yourself and know what you can bring to the table.

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5 Ways to Wow a Recruiter (Infographic)

13 Jun 2019

Recruiters will often speak with dozens of job seekers when trying to fill the same job vacancy. So how do you set yourself apart from the rest?

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The truth about counteroffers from a recruiter’s perspective

11 Jun 2019

What is a counteroffer and how do you go about negotiating it? Read more about it here!

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Will 2020 be UAE’s big year for Oil and Gas?

01 Jun 2019

As a world leader in the oil and gas sector, the outlook for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is looking positive, with oil prices projected to increase to USD70 per barrel by 2030.

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SThree shaping its future leaders through its newly launched LEAP programme

30 Apr 2019

Read about SThree shaping its future leaders through its newly launched LEAP programme from Progressive Recruitment

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Should your company consider contract recruitment?

31 May 2021

We explore some factors below that can help your organisation decide if contract work is suitable for you.

How companies can benefit from working with freelancers

06 Jun 2021

With the growing prevalence of freelance work and the benefits that candidates in the market can reap, we find out how organisations can also achieve some of the benefits from freelancers here.

Consultant Spotlight: Veronika Palanska | Renewable Energy market in KSA

13 May 2022

Last week, we sat down with Veronika Palanska, Account Manager – Power and Renewables at Progressive Dubai. Veronika joined us in September 2019. She covers the Renewables, Utilities & Power market. We spoke to her about her take on the renewables market in the Middle East, current and future trends and developments, the road to Saudi Vision 2030 and how Progressive helps support a net zero future. Here’s what she had to say:

8 ways to have a productive workday

27 Jul 2022

How you approach a typical workday can have a big impact on your productivity. Learn how to make the most of your day.